City of Buchanan


Work Session Meeting


Members Present:         Mayor, Benjamin “Buster” Biggers

                                    Council Member, Kenny Hughes

                                    Council Member, Benjamin Westmoreland

                                    Council Member, Patricia Cook

                                    Council Member, McKinley Pate

                                    City Clerk, Karen King

                                    Public Works Director Dean Tanner

                                    Police Chief Paul Pike

Mayor Benjamin “Buster” Biggers welcomed and thanked all visitors for attending the work session.  The purpose of the work session was to receive input from other community associates on topics of interest to them and to the Mayor and Council.  Mayor Benjamin “Buster” Biggers opened the floor for discussion of issues.

Discussions centered on the following topics:

  • Liquor Ordinance
  • Tazer Liability
  • Tazer Policy
  • Smithsonian Exhibit
  • Farmers Market
  • Ward Mabry property
  • Sewage Capacity
  • Industry
  • Police Chief position
  • Water Loss
  • Power Service
  • Police Patrol Car
  • Dale Wiggins
  • Health Issue
  • Police Moral
  • Training Budget
  • City Inspector
  • Clean or Lien

Mayor Benjamin “Buster” Biggers once again thanked everyone for their participation and stated the City of Buchanan looks forward to working with them in 2010.

The meeting was adjourned at 7:30 p.m.